Acorn Newspapers Clips


 

 

City Hall, local government

“Camarillo, developer at odds over rent calculations”

—Enterprise reporting using a source from an earlier story on affordable rent in Camarillo

—Follow up story: “Real estate company responds to dispute”

Camarillo water officials say reserves OK for now despite state drought 

Two HR claims against city have cost over $628,000 to settle

—Worked with sources to pursue multiple leads. Took nearly 6 months to find all the information necessary.

—Used government databases and court records to search for paper trails

—Shared byline with editor.

Politics

Courting the Latino vote in 2014

—Used census data to show cities within county that could gain more Latino voters

Tweets sent out by head of county Democratic Party draw the ire of Republicans

—Storify web application posted in story showing tweets from Democratic Party chair.

Features

Federal law requires a level playing field for disabled student athletes

—Took a national story and made it local. Interviewed a disabled athlete at town high school to make it personal for reader.

Despite speech impediment, teen finds her voice and path to success